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Ziva M. Rosker, Jernej Rosker and Nejc Sarabon

, osteoporosis, spondylolisthesis, and any deformity of lower extremities. In the control group, healthy age- and gender-matched participants with no locomotor system injury or illness in the last year were included. The exclusion criteria were identical to the ones for the experimental group. Measurement

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Kristin M. Mills, Scott Sadler, Karen Peterson and Lorrin Pang

Balance and author of the book Move With Balance: Healthy Aging Activities for the Mind and Body . K.M.M., S.S., and L.P. have no conflicts of interest. This research was conducted by the Maui District Health Office. There were no funding sources as the MWB program was taught by K.P., and the data were

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Danielle L. Gyemi, Charles Kahelin, Nicole C. George and David M. Andrews

. Tabachnick BG , Fidell LS . Using Multivariate Statistics . 6th ed. Boston, MA : Pearson Education ; 2013 . 21. Baumgartner RN . Body composition in healthy aging . Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2000 ; 904 : 437 – 448 . PubMed doi:10.1111/j.1749-6632.2000.tb06498.x 10

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Sofia W. Manta, Paula F. Sandreschi, Thiago S. Matias, Camila Tomicki and Tânia R.B. Benedetti

for Healthy Aging (TSHA) . PLoS ONE, 11 , 1 – 9 . de Oliveira , A. , Cocate , P.G. , Hermsdorff , H.H.M. , Bressan , J. , de Silva , M.F. , Rodrigues , J.A. , & Natali , A.J. ( 2014 ). Waist circumference risk for metabolic syndrome in older adults measures: Cutoff analyses to

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Rebecca L. Krupenevich and Ross H. Miller

normal, healthy aging. This study’s scope is limited, and the participants in this study consisted of healthy and highly physically active young and older men, which may limit the generalizability of the results to a more typical, less physically active, older adult population, to older women, who were

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Shani Batcir and Itshak Melzer

direction and ability to step quickly, which may be effective in reducing fall risks. The results suggest that adoption of active lifestyle could be an effective approach to contributing to healthy aging in older adults. A randomized controlled trial to investigate effects of a bicycling training program on

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Mika R. Moran, Perla Werner, Israel Doron, Neta HaGani, Yael Benvenisti, Abby C. King, Sandra J. Winter, Jylana L. Sheats, Randi Garber, Hadas Motro and Shlomit Ergon

). This initiative is part of an ongoing international project named “our voice”, coordinated by the Stanford Healthy Aging Research and Technology Solutions Laboratory at Stanford University School of Medicine ( King et al., 2016 ). One of the goals of these initiatives, among others, was to examine the

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Rachel Cholerton, Jeff Breckon, Joanne Butt and Helen Quirk

& Pedersen, 2018 ). In addition, this inactivity gap also increases from early adult life up until approximately 85 years old, showing the largest differences in a population which is 10 years poststatutory retirement age ( Farrell, Hollingsworth, Propper, & Shields, 2014 ). Healthy aging has been defined as

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Thomas A. Perks

research shows early exposure to physical activity plays a significant role in ensuring ongoing engagement in physical activity later in life. 40 These same cultural changes in how physical activity is understood and the awareness of its importance for healthy aging may also help account for the more

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Susan Paudel, Alice J. Owen, Stephane Heritier and Ben J. Smith

leisure-time and transport-related domains. 2 , 3 It plays a vital role in healthy aging and forms an essential component of rehabilitation and recovery programs. 4 Despite all these benefits, physical inactivity is emerging as a global pandemic, and 1 in 4 adults worldwide do not meet the World Health